'''Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania''', commonly referred to as '''Bloomsburg''', '''BU''' or '''Bloom''', is a comprehensive public university
located in Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania
, United States.
[The Pennsylvania Manual [http://www.dgs.state.pa.us/pamanual/cwp/view.asp?a=437&Q=129762&pm=1&pamanualNav= 117]] [[http://www.newpa.com/download.aspx?id=82 ''Pennsylvania Local Government Fact Sheet'', 2005] ]
It is one of the 14 state universities of the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education
(PASSHE). Bloomsburg University is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools
, as well as by Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business|AACSB
, National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education|NCATE
, and by many other specialized accrediting agencies.